Migration, remittances and the current economic crisis: implications for Central and Eastern Europe
AbstractIn recent years labour migration from Central and Eastern Europe has increased, resulting in a comparatively stable and high inflow of remittances into these countries. This briefing explores how the current economic crisis impacts on the development of migration and remittance flows into EU-10 and CIS countries. There is evidence for a reduction of migration movements in the short run and a likely decrease of remittance flows into this region.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Institut für Ost- und Südosteuropaforschung (Institute for East and South-East European Studies) in its series Memoranda - Policy Papers with number 42.
Date of creation: Jul 2009
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This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2010-04-11 (All new papers)
- NEP-EEC-2010-04-11 (European Economics)
- NEP-FDG-2010-04-11 (Financial Development & Growth)
- NEP-MIG-2010-04-11 (Economics of Human Migration)
- NEP-TRA-2010-04-11 (Transition Economics)
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